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Latitude: 54.2035 / 54°12'12"N
Longitude: -1.1591 / 1°9'32"W
OS Eastings: 454951
OS Northings: 478960
OS Grid: SE549789
Mapcode National: GBR NMBT.VY
Mapcode Global: WHD8S.5LBX
Entry Name: Byland Abbey
Listing Date: 4 January 1955
Last Amended: 11 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1315790
English Heritage Legacy ID: 329579
Location: Byland with Wass, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO61
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Byland with Wass
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Coxwold St Michael
Church of England Diocese: York
BYLAND WITH WASS MAIN STREET
SE 57 NW (east side)
4/20 and 5/20 Byland Abbey (previously listed
as By land Abbey and Abbey
4.1.55 gateway to the North West)
Abbey church and monastic buildings. Now ruinous. Late C12, early C13 and
C15. Limestone ashlar and rubble. Substantial remains of church including
west front standing almost to full height. Ruins of monastic buildings
standing to height of approximately 5 metres in places. For descriptions
see DoE guidebook. Scheduled Ancient Monument. Peers C. "Byland Abbey" DoE
official guidebook. Pevsner N. "Yorkshire: the North Riding" 1966.
Listing NGR: SE5495378960
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